Paul C Johnson, James D Colthart, Arthur L Otermat, David A Weingaertner, Charles C Chou, Dallas L Byers, Stephen M Stearns, Arnold R Marsden Jr, George M Deeley: Soil decontamination. Shell Oil Company, May 19, 1992: US05114497 (50 worldwide citation)

An improved process for the remediation of soil contaminated by the presence therein of organic or semi-volatile inorganic contaminants which comprises (1) supplying thermal energy to the soil at one or more locations under the surface of the soil, (2) collecting the vapors resulting from contaminan ...

George M Deeley: Sealing of pits. Shell Oil Company, February 7, 1989: USH0000573

The primary purpose of the present invention is to preseal a pit by adding a specially designed sealing material to the pit bottom prior to putting other materials, e.g., waste material, into the pit, e.g., a disposal pit.